A wide variety of trail environments exist in the state such as:
- On the eastern plains is the Bonney Prairie Nature Trail to learn about short-grass prairie.
- In the southern part of the state is Navajo State Park with several trails including around Navajo Lake and the Sambrito Wetlands Area.
- High mountain trails are accessible from Vega State Park near Grand Mesa on the western slope.
- Near Ft. Collins is Lory State Park with 25 miles of trails to explore wildflowers to wildlife.